Lodge 188 is proud to offer scholarships to our members. Our Scholarships were named to honor Lodge 188 executive board members.
To be eligible, the student must be the son or daughter of an active member, who is in good standing of FOP Mid-Hudson Lodge 188 for one year. These Scholarships will apply to all high school seniors who are planning to continue his/her education in some form for the fall semester after graduation. These scholarships are in addition to any scholarship offered by the New York State Fraternal Order of Police and you may apply for both.
John E. Soricelli, retired Lieutenant with the Rockland County Sheriff's Dept., passed away on, December 29, 2005, John served on the state board of the Fraternal Order of Police and was President of the Mid -Hudson Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 188 for 20 years
The Executive Board and Membership in 2006 decided to name a scholarship in John's name.